womanhood

Caitlyn Jenner talks about her sexuality and womanhood.
Caitlyn Jenner discusses the issue surrounding her interview with Ellen Degeneres on gay marriage.
Caitlyn Jenner gives us her thoughts on Kendall Jenner’s controversial Pepsi Ad.
Caitlyn Jenner shares the advice Kim Kardashian gave her on being a woman.
I reserve my right to embrace all aspects of my black body so badly abused and shamed throughout history.
HuffPost RISE - Taking an in-depth look at our world, ourselves, and the paths to solving life's biggest challenges.
HuffPost RISE - Taking an in-depth look at our world, ourselves, and the paths to solving life's biggest challenges.
Two really strange things happened to me after I had a baby. First, I left behind a life of obsessive compulsive dieting and exercise that I so fiercely maintained for 20+ years. Second, I found no desire to kill myself over the last ten pounds my body decided it was going to hold on to (this normally would have put me over the edge).
I saw women on the street or in books and I imagined even more of them, from their bodies to their minds to their animal urges. I considered their origins, their dreams, and their failures. And, woman by woman, my cast of characters was born.
To honor Nelly's work and capture her position in life, I have created one graphic of her beloved tomato soup recipe, as well as a poetry graphic about her destiny as a plantation matron. Similar Quaker and slave graphics tied to Woodlawn's food history are forthcoming.
I look back on the last four years and I am amazed at all I have accomplished. Not because they were impossible feats, but because they were life events I never felt worth enough of achieving. Marriage. Motherhood. Business Success. A healthy relationship with my family. A badass relationship with myself.
Last night I had the most terrifying dream that I was in the kitchen cooking and a fire started, and it just kept spreading
On the brink of 30, you will thank yourself for remembering to always find the beauty in breakdowns and see the glass half full. Immersing yourself in a life filled with vivacity, vigor, humbleness and adventures will keep you mentally healthy and happy. You are living a life full of self-love and creativity that you so deserve, and have always yearned for.
As I witnessed the uproar surrounding the Stanford case and the blame towards the victim for the past week, I felt sick. Physically
The deep brown shade that glazed the wood was almost heavier than the door. It melted the light that snuck in via the stained glass of glittering gold and grassy green into hues and shadows that crashed by the waves of my shivering feet.
We're very understanding of one another - mostly. Admittedly, our mostly doesn't always work. When "doesn't always work" is doing its work, I shove my laptop into my backpack and head to a coffee shop to write.
My femininity is filthy, and I hate it. I hate my femininity. I hate my filth. But my femininity- that is me. I hate me. I hate my filth. I am the filth I hate.